Student Membership

You are the future. We’re here to help you achieve
your potential. Come Together at the CIC.

As a student, joining the Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) opens a world of opportunities.

By becoming a CIC member, you’ll gain access to the spectrum of benefits available to all our members, including discounted rates for conferences, premium insurance rates, and much more. But that is not all. You’ll enjoy tailored benefits designed to support you on your educational journey. These additional perks include student-specific events, mentorship opportunities, and access to a thriving community of professionals in the chemical sciences across Canada. With CIC, you’ll find a place where your aspirations are recognized, ensuring a rewarding journey in the chemical sciences. 


Student Chapters

The Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) has student chapters at universities across Canada. Connect with a CIC student chapter at your school. 



The Canadian Society for Chemistry (CSC) manages the accreditation of undergraduate chemistry programs nationally and abroad. Learn more about this initiative.

Awards and Competitions

Throughout the year, each Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) society administers student awards and competitions to recognize the outstanding contributions of students at all levels of Canadian universities and colleges. Consult each award’s terms of reference for eligibility criteria, and a complete list of award winners.

CSChE 2024 Student Program

The Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering (CSChE) would like to extend an invitation­­ to all young professionals, including undergraduate and graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the Chemical Engineering field to join us in October for our CSChE annual conference in Toronto, ON. There will be workshops, learning sessions, and competitions. 

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Programs at Canadian Universities

Looking for information about Canadian universities and college programs that offer chemical sciences and engineering programs? Find a complete list of current programs. 

View more Member Benefits

Take advantage of our various member benefits by learning more about the Canadian Society for Chemistry (CSC) and Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering (CSChE) conference registration rates as a member, exclusive access to CIC News and the CJCE Journal, premium insurance rates, and discounts on personal services. 


The benefits of a Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) student membership are vital, and among them provide you with various opportunities and resources to network within Canada’s largest association of chemical science and chemical engineering professionals. 

Take the lead in Canada’s thriving chemical science, and engineering community.